Author:Sarah Bernart

Upgrades Funded at Six N.C. Airports

The NC Board of Transportation has approved state and federal grants for safety improvements at six North Carolina airports. More than $2.1 million in funding will be used to provide upgrades such as new lighting and improved aprons for aircraft parking. “Anyone looking to locate...

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Chicago Fed President Charles Evans on recession

Is a recession inevitable at this point? Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans believes “the economy is doing solidly.” He says inflation is weaker than would otherwise be expected in an era of tight labor markets. Modest growth in the labor force is straining...

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Record Turnout at Pinehurst Conference

NCEDA’s Spring Conference (formerly the MidWinter Conference) drew almost 350 attendees to the historic Pinehurst Resort, where economic and workforce development leaders shared expertise around this year’s theme of “Tomorrow’s Workforce Today: Creativity, Collaboration and Human Capital.” Dominion Energy was the event’s presenting sponsor.   “In an...

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